Marc A. Johannsen

Areas of Practice:

Family Law

Office Location:
Minneapolis, Minnesota – Hudson, Wisconsin

Marc Johannsen is admitted to practice in Minnesota state and federal courts, Wisconsin state court.

Marc Johannsen concentrates his practice in the area of family law and leads the firm’s family practice group. He routinely handles divorce/dissolution of marriage and separation proceedings, business valuation issues, custody disputes, parenting time, establishment and enforcement of child support and spousal maintenance, alternative dispute resolution and mediation, domestic abuse hearings, antenuptial agreements, paternity actions, adoption, grandparent rights, post-trial motions and tax aspects of divorce. Marc practices family law in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Before joining Lommen Abdo, Mr. Johannsen served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Doris Ohlsen Huspeni of the Minnesota Court of Appeals and the Honorable Dolores C. Orey of the Hennepin County District Court. Having worked in both the trial and appellate courts, he brings practical knowledge to the litigation process.

He is listed as a Minnesota Super Lawyer, was named as a Top 100 Lawyer by The National Advocates and is rated AV Preeminent® for the highest level of professional excellence by Martindale-Hubbell.

Marc Johannsen was the Mayor of Vadnais Heights from 2011 to 2016 and Acting Mayor from 1998 to 2011. Vadnais Heights was named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live in America by Money Magazine. Marc is also an active leader in the Boy Scouts. He and his wife have twin teenagers.

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Carroll College, B.S., magna cum laude, 1986

University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1989

Minnesota, 1989

Wisconsin, 1997

U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1990

Vadnais Heights Mayor 2011 – 2016; Acting Mayor, 1998 – 2011; City Council, 1994 – 2011

Hennepin County Bar Association

Minnesota State Bar Association

State of Wisconsin Bar Association

American Bar Association